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PEWAUKEE, Wis. – Three people and several dogs suffered minor injuries after a plane carrying rescue dogs crashed on a golf course.

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The Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release that it was called to a report of an aircraft that had crashed at the Western Lakes Golf Course just after 9 a.m. on Nov. 15. Deputies said the plane had “significant” damage and came to rest at the golf course’s third hole.

Lake Country Fire and Rescue officials told WISN that the people on the plane had injuries not considered to be life-threatening.

The 56 dogs on the plane are at-risk adoptable dogs from southern states which were heading to the Waukesha Humane Animal Welfare Society and some of its partner shelters, WITI reported. All the animals were triaged by HAWS staff and veterinarians, and are expected to be placed up for adoption in the coming days.

Officials told WDJT that the plane spilled approximately 300 gallons of jet fuel and that the wings came off the aircraft.

A maintenance worker at the golf course told WITI that when the plane crashed they heard a “thud” and “everything shook.”

Federal officials are investigating what caused the plane to crash.